SP 15 Acupuncture Point(Daheng) belongs to the Spleen Meridian of Foot-Taiyin,which is commonly used for abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation, dysentery, and intestinal ascariasis. Puncture 1 to 2 cun straight.

SP 15 Acupuncture Point Location

4 cun lateral to the center of the umbilicus (CV 8) lateral to rectus abdominus.

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What is the meaning of Daheng

Daheng:”Da”,Large,refers to the area of Qi of this point is large.”Heng”, horizontally, the movement of Qi is horizontal wind-qi. The name of “Daheng” means that the substance of this point is the horizontal dampness wind-qi of the heaven from SP 14(Fujie). After reaching this point, the dampness-qiturn into wind-qi due to absorbing heat,the movement of which is the horizontal transmission of the heaven, hence the name.

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SP 15 Acupuncture Point Usage

Abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation and other spleen and stomach diseases.

Clinical:Constipation, intestinal carbuncle caused by stagnation of Qi,diarrhea due to cold-evil, abdominal pain, physical weakness with hyperhidrosis.

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SP 15 Acupuncture Point Therapy

Massage therapy

Pressing and rubbing SP15(Daheng) with your thumb every day,It can regulate gastrointestinal function, remove waist and abdomen obesity, and relieve constipation.

Cupping therapy

Use a gas tank to stay on SP 15(Daheng) for 5 to 10 minutes, once every other day,It can relieve constipation.

Moxibustion therapy

Moxa moxibustion on SP 15(Daheng) for 5 to 10 minutes,or 3 to 5 unit.

Gua Sha therapy

Scrape SP 15(Daheng) from top to bottom, once every other day,It  can relieve diarrhea.

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SP 15 Acupoint Compatibility

Combined with Tianshu and Zusanli point to treat abdominal pain;

Combined with Sifeng and Zusanli point treat intestinal ascariasis;

Combined with Tianshu, Zhongwan, Guanyuan, Zusanli, Sanyinjiao point to treat abdominal pain;

Combined with Pishu, Weishu, Xiaochangshu and Dachangshu point to treat habitual constipation.

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21 Points Along The (SP) Spleen Meridian

SP 1 SP 2 , SP 3 , SP 4 , SP 5 , SP 6 , SP 7 , SP 8 , SP 9 , SP 10 , SP 11 , SP 12 , SP 13 , SP 14 , SP 15 , SP 16 , SP 17 , SP 18 , SP 19 , SP 20 , SP 21